How can I connect to FTP with a web browser?

By | January 12, 2011

The ways to connect by FTP to a host for your web hosting account are mentioned below :

The most simple way to connect is by using IE which has proved to the best in regards to FTP support. For connecting with your browser, you need to use the below mentioned address :

ftp://FTPUSER:[email protected]

If your FTP user to connect is similar to [email protected], then you will have to make sure that you URL encode it like the below mentioned :

ftp://FTPUSER%40mydomain.com:[email protected]

This address is URL encoded and comes from [email protected] where @ has been substituted with %40, which is the ASCII code for @.